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Art History Timeline: The Caves of Lascaux

When taking any art history course the point of departure is often the Caves of Lascaux: a series of Paleolithic cave paintings known for their size and sophistication. They were painted approximately 17,000 years ago by the Neanderthals, and became UNESCO World Heritage Sites list in 1979. They are considered to be one of, if not the, earliest form of visual expression and help scholars in answering the question: when did art begin?

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